Commissioner Calvert Creates San Antonio Housing Bond, Leads to Election Victory – Yahoo Finance

First Black County Commissioner and First Black Mayor Lay Groundwork for $150 Million SAN ANTONIO, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Bexar County Commissioner Tommy Calvert created San Antonio’s housing bond with former Mayor Ivy Taylor in 2015. Voters approved the second version of the housing bond on May 8, 2022, with $150 million to help … Read more

Video shows man singing karoke at San Antonio bar as car smashes through patio behind him – KSAT San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO – A car crashed into a Northside bar Friday and a local karaoke DJ managed to catch the incident on video. The crash occurred just before midnight at Oasis Lounge, located at 502 Embassy Oaks. Preliminary information provided by the San Antonio Police Department states that a 64-year-old man was at a stop … Read more

Bexar County sheriff: 27-year deputy who was found dead tested positive for COVID-19

SAN ANTONIO – A longtime Bexar County jailer found dead Thursday morning had tested positive for the novel coronavirus the day of his death, Sheriff Javier Salazar confirmed Thursday. During a press conference, Salazar identified the deputy as Timothy De La Fuente, 53. De La Fuente, who Salazar said tested positive for COVID-19, is the … Read more

NW Side victimized overnight by trio of robbers, San Antonio police say – KSAT San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO – A trio of robbers preyed upon people on the city’s Northwest Side early Wednesday morning, stealing at least one man’s car, according to San Antonio police. All of the robberies were reported around 4 a.m. in and around the Medical Center area. A preliminary police report shows a 28-year-old man called 911 … Read more

National Geographic UK shows off San Antonio as a ‘surprisingly modern city’ – mySA

South Korea-based National Geographic writer Chris Tharp says San Antonio “offers the best of the Lone Star State,” especially if you’re looking for cuisine and culture. Tharp provides a list of travel suggestions, narrowing in on the heart of downtown and adjacent areas like Pearl and Blue Star. His version of a San Antonio trip … Read more